RealClearHistory Morning Edition

Piecing Together East Germany's Dark Secrets - Andrew Curry, Wired
Why Berlin Can't Forget STASI - Tony Paterson, The Independent
Modern Japan's Coming-Out Party - Robert Citino, History Net
Russia: Victim of Japan's First Surprise Attack - RussoJapaneseWar
The West's First War With China - Tonio Andrade, The Diplomat
The Death of Mary, Queen of Scots - Executed Today
The Changing Face of Britain's Monarch - Hannah Betts, Telegraph
Birth of a Nation: Revered, Reviled - Eric Armstrong, The Moving Arts
D.W. Griffith Reconsidered - Christopher Jacobs, High Plains Reader
Walk of Fame Made Hollywood a Destination - Hugo Martin, LA Times
Historiat Blog: Birth of Gas Chamber and Death of an Inmate